"Coastal Flood Statement"
...Coastal Flood Warning for this evening is cancelled...
...Localized minor coastal flooding Tuesday morning...
* locations...low lying areas along western Long Island Sound.
* Tidal departures...2 1/2 to 3 ft above astronomical tides
* Timing...coastal flood threat has ended for this evening.
Localized minor coastal flooding expected with the Tuesday
morning high tide cycle.
* Coastal flood impacts...brief and localized minor flooding of
the most vulnerable Waterfront and shoreline roads and adjacent
properties due to height of storm tide and wave action.
...Wind Advisory in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday...
...High Wind Warning is cancelled...
The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Wind
Advisory...which is in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday. The High
Wind Warning has been cancelled.
* Winds...northeast 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 55 mph.
* Timing...the strongest winds are expected until late tonight.
* Impacts...strong winds may blow down limbs...trees...and power
lines. Scattered power outages are expected. Limited
visibilities will make travel very difficult.
A Wind Advisory is issued when sustained winds of 31 to 39 mph...
or gusts of 46 to 57 mph...are expected or occurring. Winds this
strong can make driving difficult...especially for high profile
vehicles. Use extra caution.
...Gale Warning in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday...
...Storm Warning is cancelled...
The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Gale Warning...
which is in effect until 6 am EST Tuesday. The Storm Warning has
* Winds and seas...northeast winds 20 to 30 kt with gusts up to
45 kt. Seas 3 to 6 feet.
A Gale Warning means sustained winds or frequent gusts of 34 to
47 kt are expected or occurring. Operating a vessel in gale
conditions requires experience and properly equipped vessels. It
is highly recommended that mariners without the proper experience
seek safe Harbor prior to the onset of gale conditions.
-- Tuesday Jan.24 17,12:00 AM
Three-Year-Old Boy Injured in Shooting at Smithtown Residence
Press Releases, Local News, Crime
Published: August 06 2014
Long Island News & PR
Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that injured a 3-year-old boy at a home in Smithtown yesterday.
Smithtown, NY - August 6th, 2014 - Suffolk County Police Fourth Squad detectives are investigating a shooting that injured a 3-year-old boy at a home in Smithtown yesterday.
Suffolk County police officers responded to a 911 call at 6:58 p.m. reporting that a shooting occurred at a residence in Smithtown and a child was struck by a bullet.
The boy was transported by Smithtown Fire Department to St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center in Smithtown and then transferred to Stony Brook University Hospital where he underwent surgery to remove the bullet. The child is listed in stable condition.
The investigation is continuing and additional details will be made available at a later time.